Anteport


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An´te`port


n.1.An outer port, gate, or door.
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Antonio Costa also presided over the launching ceremony of the tender for the deepening of the anteport and the access channel to the shipyards and the pier of the howler.
O'Flanagan also looks beyond these urban centers to the Atlantic island "anteports" of the peninsula (the Canaries, the Azores, and Madeira) and, interestingly, to inland Castile as a critical supply source to the Atlantic metropoles.